FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Dec. 9, 2013
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Ted Nguyen (714) 560-5334/Eric Carpenter (714) 560-5697
OCTA Board Selects One Lane in Each Direction for I-405
To speed up delivery of freeway improvements, high-occupancy toll lanes no longer under consideration as part of the Measure M project
ORANGE – The Orange County Transportation Authority board voted today to construct one general-purpose lane in each direction between Costa Mesa and the county line in Seal Beach as part of the I-405 Improvement Project.
The board’s vote means that high-occupancy toll (HOT) lanes will not be a part of the I-405 project, which is being funded through Measure M, the half-cent sales tax for transportation improvements. Continue reading